President Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lankan nation cannot be divided according to extremist, terrorist and barbaric aims. After meeting an observation tour this morning at Kalmunei Saindamarudu area the President said that the right to live in a free society without fear for all citizens has been ensured under the new national security programme. The Easter Sunday attacks are not a problem , only limited to Sri Lanka. It is connected to international terrorism. Powerful countries in the world are against this terrorist group. The security forces are successfully conducting operations to eliminate them from the country. The president said that steps will be taken to provide solutions for the problems of the Muslim Community by conducting discussions with Islamic Religious leaders.
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